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MANRIQUE, César (1920 - 1992), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MANRIQUE, César (1920 - 1992), Painter

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Spanish, 20th century, male.

Born 1920, in Arrecife de Lanzarote (Canary Islands); died 1992.


César Manrique was the son of an architect, and encouraged in his artistic vocation. He studied at the Real Acadèmia de San Fernando in Madrid. Towards the end of the 1960s he returned to Arrecife where he worked on the conservation and improvement of the beauties of Lanzarote, particularly the Montañas del Fuego

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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